Posted September 8, 2011

FDA Warns Several Supplement Manufacturers Not Following Good Manufacturing Practices

In recent weeks, the U.S. FDA has sent warning letters to several supplement manufacturers regarding deficiencies identified during audits of their facilities and not adequately corrected. Use the links below to access the Warning Letters on the FDA website.

Dynamic Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Florida -- Violations in Current Good Manufacturing Practice in Manufacturing, Packaging, Labeling or Holding Operations for Dietary Supplements.

Velocity Pharma LLC, New York -- Violations in Current Good Manufacturing Practice in Manufacturing, Packaging, Labeling or Holding Operations for Dietary Supplements Regulation/Adulterated. Mentioned products: Chaser Plus tablets, Nerve food tablets, Gas Free Activated Charcoal tablets, SOLO Slim capsules, Prost-Xtra Plus capsules, Shark Cartilage, Calcium Magnesium, Fat Burner, Ginkgo Biloba, and Lecithin.

Confidence Inc., New York -- Violations in Current Good Manufacturing Practice in Manufacturing, Packaging, Labeling or Holding Operations for Dietary Supplements Regulation/Adulterated. Mentioned products: Glucosamine Plus tablets, Full Bloom tablets, Modelslim capsules, Fe-Mon-9 capsules and pH Balance tablets. In addition, the following products were found to be promoted as unapproved drugs: Dr. Brain with Huperzine A, ph Balance, Glucosamine Plus, and Full-Bloom Topical Breast Cream.